The Digital Society is changing everything, and apparently new technologies are going to disrupt our lives. Social media is in a frenzy over the ‘Internet of things‘, ‘Cognitive’, ‘Big Data‘, ‘AI’, ‘Blockchain‘, ‘Cloud computing’ and heaven knows how many other buzz words. So how does an ‘Ordinary Guy’ handle all of this avoiding that bad case of ‘F.O.M.O’ or ‘Fear of missing out’. Well stick your toe in the water and see how you feel. Gain some experience and see how you get on. The bad case of ‘F.O.M.O’ could become ‘J.O.M.
Side projects are a good idea but make sure to do the day job.